Dr. Utian is considered to be one of the most significant authorities on menopause and women's health issues. Dr. Utian is the Executive Director and Honorary Founding President of The North American Menopause Society (NAMS); the Arthur H. Bill Professor Emeritus of Reproductive Biology, Case Western Reserve School of Medicine; Consultant in Gynecology and Women's Health, Cleveland Clinic; Visiting Professor, University of Cape Town (2007-2012); and Chairman of the Advisory Board of Rapid Medical Research, where he is an active research investigator.
Previously, he was Director of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Mt. Sinai Medical Center of Cleveland, and then at University Hospitals of Cleveland and Chairman of Reproductive Biology at Case Western Reserve University. Dr. Utian received his medical degree from the University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa, and his PhD from the University of Cape Town, South Africa. In 2007 he earned the DSc(Med) degree from the University of Cape Town, it's highest degree and awarded only 11 times in over 100 years. He is Board Certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology and Reproductive Endocrinology.